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Previous Departement Seminars

Every year, the Department of Economics of the JKU organizes a multi-day staff seminar at which department members and friends of the department present and discuss their research results.

 

Program of the Department Seminar  2018

Place: Hotel Wesenufer/Waldkirchen am Wesen (Anreise (PDF)

Thursday, 29.11.2018

19:00  Dinner

20:00 

Dieter Pennerstorfer (JKU Linz)
“When Weak Ties are Strong: Neighborhood Analysis of Ethnic Enclaves“

Friday, 30.11.2018

09:00 - 10:00

Mario Lackner (JKU Linz)
„The Effect of Intermediate Ranking on Effort in Multi-Stage Competitions - Causal Evidence from Nordic Combined“

10:00-10:15

Coffee

10:15-11:15

Karin Mayr-Dorn (JKU Linz)
„Job search and effort on the job with asymmetric information and firm learning”

11:15-12:15

Alexander Ahammer (JKU Linz)
"The Effect of Prenatal Maternity Leave on Short and Long-term Child Outcomes"

12:30 Lunch

13:30-15:30 

Hike and Conversations

16:00-17:15 

Michael Irlacher (LMU München)
"Corporate Taxation, Multi-product Firms and International Trade"

17:15-17:30 

Coffee

17:30-18:45 

Christoph Moser (FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg)
"Gambling for Resurrection? The Influence of Luck on Performance and Risk-Taking in a Competitive Environment"

19:00  Dinner

Saturday, 1.12.2018

09:00-10:00 

Lorenz Benedikt Fischer (JKU Linz)
“Space needs time needs space - regional spatio-temporal dynamic”

10:00-10:15 

Coffee

10:15-11:15 

Christoph Eder (JKU Linz)
"Economic Origins of Cultural Norms: The Case of Animal Husbandry and Bastardy"

11:15-12:15

Matthias Fahn (JKU Linz)
“What Drives Reciprocal Behavior? The Optimal Provision of Incentives over the Course of Careers”

12:30 Lunch

 

Program of the Department Seminar 2017

Place: Hotel Wesenufer / Waldkirchen am Wesen (Anreise (PDF)

Thursday, 23.11.2017

19:00  Lunch

20:00 

Kamingespräch
Studienplan und Institutsstruktur

Friday, 24.11.2017

09:00-10:15 

Jochen Güntner (JKU)
Noise-ridden lending cycles

10:15-10:30 

Stefan Bauernschuster (Universität Passau)
Bismarck’s Health Insurance and the Mortality

12:00  Lunch

13:30 - 15:30 

Hike and conversation

16:00 - 17:15 

Thomas Schober (JKU)
Birth order and health

17:15 - 17:30 

Coffee

17:30 - 18:45 

Matthias Fahn (JKU)
Teamwork as a Self-Disciplining Device

19:00  Dinner

Sathurday, 25.11.2017

09:00 - 10:00 

Johannes Muthers (JKU Linz)
Competition, Collusion and Spatial Sales Patterns – Theory and Evidence?

10:00 - 10:15 

Coffee

10:15 - 11:15 

Jakob Kapeller (JKU)
What’s structural’ about unemployment in Europe: On the Determinants of the European Commission’s NAIRU Estimates?

11:15 - 12:15 

Michael Lapinski (JKU)
The hidden costs of mass layoffs – do worker salter their productivity when their colleagues are fired?

12:15  Lunch

 

Program of the Department Seminar 2016

Place: Hotel SPES / Schlierbach (Anreise

Thursday, 24.11.2016

19:00  Lunch

20:00 

Kamingespräch: Karl Lehner (Gespag): „Integrierte Versorgung im stationären Gesundheitssystem“
Studienplan und Institutsstruktur

Friday, 25.11.2016

09:00 - 10:15 

Wolfgang Frimmel (JKU)
"The Intergenerational Causal Effect of Tax Evasion"

10:15 - 10:30 

Coffee

10:30 - 11:45 

Nicole Schneeweis (JKU)
"Parental leave, formal childcare and long-term child outcomes"

12:00   Lunch

13:30 - 15:30 

Hike and Conversation

16:00 - 17:15 

Franz Hackl (JKU)
“Do price adjustment costs matter in e-commerce?”

17:15 - 17:30 

Coffee

17:30 - 18:45 

Anton Hartl (JKU)
“Some doubts about the carbon leakage effect of the Kyoto Protocol”

19:00   Dinner

Sathurday, 26.11.2016

09:00 - 10:00 

Christine Zulehner (Uni Frankfurt)
"Evaluation of bidding groups in first-price auctions"

10:15 - 10:30 

Coffee

10:30 - 11:45 

Alexander Ahammer (JKU)
"Do Physicians With In-House Pharmacies Prescribe More Than Others?"

12:00  Lunch

 

Program of the Department Seminar 2015

Place: Mühltalhof / Neufelden (Anreise

Thursday, 27.11.2015

19:00  Lunch

20:00 

Kamingespräch: Martina Zweimüller (JKU Linz):  “The early origins of inequality - evidence & implications”
Studienplan und Institutsstruktur

Friday, 28.11.2015

09:00 - 10:15 

Nikolaus Fink (JKU Linz)
“Registered Cartels in Austria”

10:15 - 10:30 

Coffee

10:30 - 11:45 

Mario Lackner (JKU Linz)
“Are Competitors forward looking?”

12:00   Lunch

13:30 - 15:30 

Hike and Conversation

16:00 - 17:15 

Derya Uysal (IHS, Wien)
"Microeconometric Evaluation of Malaria Control Programs in SubSaharan Africa”

17:15 - 17:30 

Coffee

17:30 - 18:45 

Jochen Güntner (JKU Linz)
“Lending Standards, Credit Booms and Monetary Policy”

19:00   Dinner

Sathurday, 29.11.2015

09:00 - 10:00 

Bernd Ebersberger (JKU und MCI Innsbruck)
„Knowledge Interaction and Performance: Does Openness Matter? “

10:15 - 10:30 

Coffee

10:30 - 11:45 

Bernhard Schmidpeter (JKU Linz)
„The fatal consequences of grief“

12:00  Lunch